Twenty-five books that shaped America : how white whales, green lights, and restless spirits forged our national identity / Thomas C. Foster.
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- ISBN: 9780061834400 (pbk.)
- ISBN: 0061834408 (pbk.)
- Physical Description: xxi, 323 pages ; 21 cm
- Publisher: New York : Harper, 
- Copyright: ©2011
|Formatted Contents Note:||
Introduction: in the four corners -- Maybe just a little made-up: the autobiography of Benjamin Franklin -- A man, a plan, a flintlock: the last of the mohicans -- Allegory man cometh: the scarlet letter -- Gotta get back to the pond and set my soul free: Walden -- I've been workin' on the whale-road: Moby-Dick -- Good gray poet, my eye!: leaves of grass -- Girls gone mild: little women -- About a boy--and a raft: adventures of Huckleberry Finn -- Twofer: a boy's will and north of boston -- In praise of prairie: my Antonia -- A whole heap of ashes: the great Gatsby -- Life is a carnival: the sun also rises -- It takes a weary man to sing a weary song: the weary blues -- Bird is the word: the Maltese falcon -- So big: U.S.A. -- Winepress of injustice: the grapes of wrath -- Like a hurricane: their eyes were watching God -- He ain't heavy, he's my cousin: go down, Moses -- American Candide: the adventures of Augie March -- Me and my shadow: on the road -- When reading got good: the cat in the hat -- Walk a mile in my shoes: to kill a mockingbird -- Not in Kansas anymore: the crying of lot 49 -- Race. relations.: song of Solomon -- Home, home on the res: love medicine -- Conclusion: fifteen more and the G.A.N.
Works of imaginative literature from American writers are Foster's choice for his "Great Books" list.
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